Xiaomi launches its third smartphone without a frame, Mi MIX 3. Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 packs a whopping 10GB of RAM along with a sliding camera.
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 launches at CNY 3.299 for the base model with 6GB of RAM plus 128GB of memory. Mi MIX 3 with 8 GB + 128 GB is sold at 3,599 and the top model (10 GB + 256 GB) at 3,999 CNY. Xiaomi also unveils a special edition of Mi MIX 3 featuring a ceramic body and the legendary Xiezhi creature. This issue of Mi MIX 3 carries a price of 4,999 CNY.
Mi MIX 3 has the same display without frames as the previous Mi MIX smartphones. However, it offers a new sliding form factor for its 24MP + 2MP selfie camera module. There is also a dual camera setup on the back, which is a combination of 1
Xiaomi will also launch a 5G-capable Mi MIX 3 later in the first quarter of 2019.
Xiaomi's new smartphone launch took place in the Forbidden City in Beijing. Here are the highlights of the launch event Mi MIX 3.
That's all of Xiaomi's Mi MIX 3 launch event. As a reminder, Mi MIX 3 comes with 10GB of RAM and has a sliding camera. It will start at CNY 3,299 in China. Xiaomi also unveiled a special issue of Mi MIX 3 priced at 4,999 CNY. Xiaomi will also launch a 5G-capable Mi MIX 3 in the first quarter of 2019.
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 Special Edition
Xiaomi released a special edition of Mi MIX 3 Xiezhi, a legendary creature in Chinese and Korean mythology. It has 10GB of RAM and 256GB of onboard memory. This special edition of Mi MIX 3 costs 4,999 CNY
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3: Price
The base model of Mi MIX 3 (6GB + 128GB) costs CNY 3,299. The 8GB + 128GB model is sold at CNY 3,599. The top model of Mi MIX 3 with 10GB of RAM and 256GB of storage will be available at 3,999 CNY
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 5G
Xiaomi will be the 5G version of Mi MIX 3
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3: Performance
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 is powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 processor paired with 10GB of RAM and 256GB of built-in memory.
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3: Colors
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 comes in three color options black, green and blue
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3: Design  Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 has curved edges with a slender body and lower jaw. It has two speaker grilles at the bottom with a USB type C port.
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3: Slo-mo video recording
Xiaomi Mi MIX3 comes with slow motion video recording support. The smartphone can record slo-mo videos at 960 frames per second.
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 DxOMark
Xiaomi says Mi MIX has 3 DxOMark scores of 103.
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3: Quad Camera Setup
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 has an AI-powered dual camera configuration on the front and back. There is a 12MP + 12MP Sony IMX363 sensor with f / 1.8 and f / 2.4 aperture dual-camera combination on the back. In front, the smartphone houses a 24MP + 2MP dual camera module with Sony IMX576 sensor for selfies.
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 Sliding Camera
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 features a sliding form factor for its selfie camera. You slide the phone from the back and the selfie camera pops up. Xiaomi compares the sliding design with the old slider phones.
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3: Display
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 features 93.4% full-screen Full HD + 6.39-inch AMOLED display
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 Specifications
Xiaomi has already confirmed that the Mi MIX 3 will be equipped with 10GB of RAM. Mi MIX 3 will be the first smartphone to pack 10GB of RAM. In comparison, Mi MIX 2 offers 6 GB of RAM. The smartphone is said to be powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 processor. Some reports suggest it could run on Qualcomm's Snapdragon 855 processor.
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3: Sliding Camera
Here's a teaser video showing how the Mi MIX 3's sliding camera works. You just slide the phone down to start the selfie camera.
I could do that all day long. pic.twitter.com/GRAF4jPMZt
– Wed (@xiaomi) October 18, 2018
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3: New Camera Design
Xiaomi has his frameless Display function improved by the placement of the front camera on the lower chinboard. With the Mi MIX 3, the company takes a different turn by adding a shift factor. Similar to the Oppo Find X, the front camera is pushed onto the smartphone. Vivo Nex also has a pop-up selfie camera to accommodate its edge-to-edge display.
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 Selfie camera in a sliding form factor.
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3: Selfie Camera
For selfies, Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 offers a 24 megapixel selfie camera. The front camera is accompanied by selfie light. This is a major upgrade from the Mi MIX 2, which has a 5 megapixel selfie snapper.
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 x Phillipe Starck
Like the previous Mi MIX smartphones, Mi MIX 3 is also designed by Phillipe Starck. Xiaomi's launch event for today is called "Art x Technology".
– Wed (@xiaomi) October 20, 2018
Mi MIX 3: Slo-mo Video
Another camera feature highlighted by Xiaomi is slow motion video recording. Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 will be able to record Slomo videos. It is not known in how many frames per second the slow-mo video can be recorded.
– Wed (@xiaomi) October 22, 2018
19659008] Xiaomi has shared several teasers of his upcoming smartphone. Xiaomi says the Mi MIX 3 will bring stable night photography. The company also shared a camera pattern of Mi MIX 3 shared at night.
– Wed (@xiaomi) October 24, 2018
– Wed (@xiaomi) October 24, 2018